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Yrs. Truly, A Lincoln

On the grifter who made a living forging the signatures of American heroes.

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Dead Sea Scrolls Go to Court

A scholarly dispute devolves into criminal impersonation.

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A Man Walks Into a Bank

“What could possibly be funnier than depositing a perfectly ridiculous, obviously false, fake cheque?”

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The Forger's Story

Searching for (and easily finding) Mark Augustus Landis, the man behind the “longest, strangest forgery spree the American art world has known.”